For all official information and updates regarding COVID-19, visit the South African Department of Health's website at

Home » Posts Tagged "Senegal"

Tag Archives: Senegal

Senegal lifts COVID-19 state of emergency to protect economy

30 June 2020, 6:39 AM

Senegalese President Macky Sall on Monday said he had decided to lift a state of emergency over COVID-19 to support the struggling economy.

Senegal president self-quarantines after contact with COVID-19 case

25 June 2020, 12:21 PM

Senegalese President Macky Sall is quarantining for two weeks after coming into contact with someone who has since tested positive for the coronavirus, state television said on Thursday.

No corruption, Diack’s lawyer says as the former athletics chief faces trial

8 June 2020, 5:29 PM

Lamine Diack, the former head of athletics’ governing body, thanked his supporters especially those in Senegal after coming out of a morning hearing in a Paris court on Monday.

Corruption trial of former athletics chief Diack begins in Paris

8 June 2020, 2:39 PM

Lamine Diack, the former head of athletics’ governing body, arrived in court in Paris on Monday to stand trial on charges of corruption, money laundering and breach of trust linked to a Russian doping scandal.

Senegal postpones school restart after teachers test positive for coronavirus

2 June 2020, 2:44 PM

Senegal has postponed the restart of schools until further notice after several teachers tested positive for the new coronavirus, the education ministry said late on Monday.



SABC © 2020